Family Life Resources

Coloring Page

Posted by Aashish Baskaran on

Hi Parents! One of the cool ways we get to engage with the lesson is by coloring some of the stories! Below are two coloring sheets that describe some of the key parts in the Big God Story. Download the PDF, grab some markers or crayons, and have fun coloring away!  Download Coloring...

How to Bless Your Child

Posted by Anne Mickelson on

How to Give a Blessing to Your Child Drs. John Trent and Gary Smalley outlined five biblical steps for giving a blessing to children in their book The Blessing: Meaningful Touch, A Spoken Message, Attaching High Value, Picturing a Special Future, and An Active Commitment. I have expanded on...

Managing Emotional Mayhem

Posted by Anne Mickelson on

Dear parent, There are so many parenting books out there – more than we could ever read in a lifetime, right? That is why I have made it my personal mission to read as many as I can and pass along the nuggets of wisdom I think are worth sharing. This month’s nugget of wisdom is from...

Raising Honest Children

Posted by Anne Mickelson on

Dear parent, There are so many parenting books out there – more than we could ever read in a lifetime, right?  That is why I have made it my personal mission to read as many as I can and pass along the nuggets of wisdom I think are worth sharing.  This month’s nugget of...

Parent Take Home - Mini Mill (August)

Posted by Anne Mickelson on

This month in the 3’s Classroom… Bible Story: Jesus teaches to pray Big Idea: God hears us when we pray. This month in Mini Mills, we’re learning about prayer.  As adults, we often take for granted that we know to pray.  Preschoolers are still learning Who God is...

Parent Take Home - Mighty Mill (June)

Posted by Anne Mickelson on

This summer in Mighty Mills, we are learning about God the Father, Jesus the Son, and the Holy Spirit.  For the month of June, we’re learning about God the Father. Big Idea: God is a good Father Key Question: How have you experienced or seen God the Father today? (If at first your...